Category Archives: Science Fiction

Catching up on the books I’ve read

While I intend to return to book blogging I’m not sure how I feel about reviewing the books I read. My “reviews” have always been short no matter how I feel about the book I’ve read. Then again perhaps the … Continue reading

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“So Long Been Dreaming”, edited by Nalo Hopkinson & Uppinder Mehan

Title: “So Long Been Dreaming: Postcolonial Science Fiction and Fantasy” Editors: Nalo Hopkinson and Uppinder Mehan Publication Date: October 2004 ISBN: 9781551521589 Number of Pages: 304 “Arguably, one of the most familiar memes of science fiction is that of going … Continue reading

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"Crystal Rain" by Tobias S. Buckell

“Crystal Rain” by Tobias S. Buckell Publication Date: 2007 ISBN: 0765350904 Number of Pages: 384 Long ago the old-fathers came to Nanagada through a worms hole in the sky, looking for a new world to call their own. But that … Continue reading

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“The Shadow Speaker” by Nnedi Okorafor

“The Shadow Speaker” by Nnedi Okorafor Publication Date: 2007 ISBN: 9781423100331 Number of Pages: 357 When fifteen-year old Ejii witnesses her father’s beheading, her world shatters. In an era of mind-blowing technology and seductive magic, Ejii embarks on a mystical … Continue reading

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